Morten Plesner

Work

About

 My current pieces are based on scientific experiments or observations, conceptual and aesthetic pocket researches, where they are often a result of multiple natural processes, that will shape, finish or refine the object over a short or long period of time. I aspire to give my creations an authenticity and a psychedelic simplicity.

During the past few years I have worked with ritual and primitive artefacts, aberrations in symmetry, permanent gesticulations and traces after processes.

  • Born in 1979, educated as a scenic painter at the Royal Theatre in Copenhagen (2000-2004)
  • Collaborated with Christian Elovara in the art duo”Ultra Grøn” 2008-2012 (UG in CV)
  • Member of BKF, Danish Visual Artists

 

www.Instagram.com/mortenplesner
www.ultragroen.dk
www.vimeo.com/mortenplesnerleck

 

Selected exhibitions and projects

2013


Became a father and moved to the countryside

2012

"Røg" Hvidovre Biblotek, Solo UG
Copenhagen

Copenhagen Art Festival, Ambassador projekt, UG
Copenhagen

"Visit Tingbjerg", Groups show, UG
Tingbjerg, Copenhagen

"Værker sat sammen af" Ringsted Gallery, Group show
Ringsted

2011

"Efter stormen" MOHS Gallery, Group show
Copenhagen

"Viking 0992-16DK" Gallery Christoffer Egelund, Project room, Solo UG
Copenhagen

"Walk this way" KØS, Group show UG
Køge

2010

"Udenfor-Eksperimenter" Den Frie, Solo UG
Østerport station, Copenhagen

"Bicycles and the art" Happy Dog Gallery, Group show
Chicago, USA

"Plastiche" Sølyst, Group show UG
Jyderup

Odense Kunsthal, Group show UG
Odense

"Vi cykler" Bredgade Kunsthandel, Group show
Copenhagen

"Ultra Silva" WAS -Wonderland Art Space, Groupshow UG
Copenhagen

"On Paper" Stalke Out of Space, Group show
Kirke Sonnerup

"Hængende telte i bunker" X-Bunker, Solo
Sønderborg

2008

DCK# Den censurerede Kunstudstilling, Group show
Odense

2007

"Forårsudstillingen" Charlottenborg Kunsthal, Group show
Copenhagen

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